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Park Service To Plant New National Christmas Tree

The National Park Service says a new National Christmas Tree will be planted on the Ellipse near the White House this weekend.


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National Christmas Tree Has Died Near White House

The National Park Service says the National Christmas Tree planted near the White House a year ago has died and is being removed.


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Design Calls For Ellipse Facelift Near White House

A new design proposed for the park to the south of the White House would raise the height of the Ellipse and add a seating wall as a barrier for cars.